Archive for May 2009

Commodities Back from the Dead, Two Emerging Tech Trends, The Bond Bust and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Big moves at the month’s end… which asset class was May’s biggest winner Oil has its best month in 10 years… Alan Knuckman bets there’s more upside to come Our tech analysts identify two… Read More

End of the Recession, China & Moly, Declassified Treasury Ridiculousness and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias So it begins… influential economist, national agencies claim recession is ending Consumer sentiment soars here and abroad… why stock traders are still selling Chris Mayer and Frank Holmes offer ways to play the Asia… Read More

World’s Strongest Currency, Understanding the Market Rally, The Bond Bubble, Mini Cows and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias America, take note: How one emerging nation garnered the world’s best-performing currency Stocks soar… Rob Parenteau on what’s needed to keep the rally going Dan Denning identifies “the key to understanding moves in commodity… Read More

The Second Wave of the Housing Crisis, Profiting from Carbon Caps, U.S. is “out of money,” Lunch with Ron Paul and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias The “second wave” approaches land… the latest look at the housing crisis yet to come Dan Amoss on an investment likely “to trend upward over the next few years” Chris Mayer identifies “the most… Read More

The Bond Bubble, Mortgage Rates, Stocks & Dollar Fall, IPOs, A Gold ATM and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias What’s that hissing? Bond bubble shows signs of a slow leak Rob Parenteau on why mortgage rates might not be low for long U.S. employment hits a new low… another government arm says worst… Read More

2009 Forecasts, Gold the New Subprime? A Proven Stock Filter, Currency Shocks and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Fed talks "green shoots" in public, downgrades already-ugly outlook in private Bill Jenkins explains today’s “tremendous shocks” in the currency market Chris Mayer identifies a simple investment tactic, now proven to increase your ROI… Read More

The End of the Credit Crisis, Huge Medical Breakthrough, A Currency Play, Technical Indicators and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Is the “credit crisis” over? One chart’s clear answer Chris Mayer on protecting your wealth from the calamities to come Wayne Burritt calls for a market correction… how to tell when it’s happening, and… Read More

Housing Conundrum, Important Gold Shift, China’s Monopoly and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Housing starts plummet… is that a bad thing? Investor optimism still strong… Parenteau on the future of equities Byron King on a Chinese monopoly that could cripple U.S. alt. energy plans Chris Mayer identifies… Read More

India Booms, Dubai’s Ft. Knox, A Contrarian Indicator, A Short Play and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias Bombay stock market has its best day ever… should you join the buying spree? Dubai builds its own Fort Knox… Byron King on the world’s new “natural home” for gold Contrarian alert: Infamous sovereign… Read More

Obama Says Debt “Unsustainable,” Death of Dealerships, Lousy GDP Numbers, The 2nd Stress Test and More!

by Addison Wiggin & Ian Mathias President admits to “unsustainable’ spending, “mortgaging our children’s future”… then signs another bailout Automakers do the deed… 3,400 U.S. dealerships to be closed, 391,000 employees out of work Rob Parenteau says U.S. GDP overstated,… Read More